April 14, 2009

Vikings Drop Saints in Regular Season Finale

ROME, GA – The North Georgia College & State University men’s tennis team dropped all six singles matches Tuesday afternoon as the Berry College Vikings defeated the Saints 8-1 at the Richards Tennis Complex in non-conference action.

The Saints fall to 5-13 in the regular season finale, while Berry College improves to a match over .500 at 5-4 on the season.

North Georgia returns to action in the 2009 Peach Belt Conference Tournament, traveling to Jonesboro, Ga., to take on the Hurricanes of Georgia Southwestern. First serve is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. at the Clayton County Tennis Center for the first-round match-up.


Singles competition
1. Stan Atema (BERRY) def. Luciano Paes Neto (NGCSUM) 6-2, 6-2
2. Marcelo Lebrao (BERRY) def. Samuel Moore (NGCSUM) 6-4, 6-1
3. Marcelo Peterlini (BERRY) def. Daniel Aguilon (NGCSUM) 6-2, 6-2
4. Daniel Mician (BERRY) def. Adrien Saulais (NGCSUM) 7-6 (10-3), 6-2
5. Adam Clifton (BERRY) def. Benjamin Ridley (NGCSUM) 6-0, 6-0
6. Chris Clark (BERRY) def. No player (NGCSUM), by default

Doubles competition
1. Grant Partrick/Adrien Saulais (NGCSUM) def. Daniel Mician/Stan Atema (BERRY) 9-7
2. Marcelo Lebrao/Adam Clifton (BERRY) def. Luciano Paes Neto/Samuel Moore (NGCSUM) 8-2
3. Chris Clark/Marcelo Peterlini (BERRY) def. Daniel Aguilon/Benjamin Ridley (NGCSUM) 8-3

Match Notes
North Georgia 5-13
Berry College 5-4